Mark Twain Educational eBook for iPad


By Dr Charles Margerison

Born Samuel Langhorne Clemens and affectionately known as the ‘Father of American Literature”, Mark Twain’s life story is nothing short of amazing. In this interactive eBook from The Amazing People Club®, gain a new perspective on the life of this much-loved and influential writer. Follow him on his travels through America, from tiny towns in Missouri to the streets of New York. Develop an understanding of what inspired him to write and discover how his determination to succeed and his strong sense of optimism helped him overcome obstacles. He explored, dreamed and discovered, and in doing so brought us magnificent stories such as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Learn about how he is associated with Halley’s Comet. Be inspired by America’s most famous literary icon whose wit and satire earned praise from critics and peers.

This book also features a range of engaging and educational elements that support inspirational learning. Explore an interactive map of Twain's travels, browse a fascinating photo archive that visually documents his life and gain a useful overview of his life through a comprehensive timeline. A dramatized audio adaptation of his story is also embedded within the book. An interactive quiz at the end of each chapter enables you to test your new knowledge on this amazing life.

Educational BioViews® are short biographical stories, similar to interviews. Titles in the Amazing Leader Series offer a new way of learning about amazing people who made major contributions and changed our world.  

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